(n.) = deficiency ; failing ; shortcoming ; shortfall [short-fall] ; weakness ; impairment ; drawback. Ex: In view of the frequency with which users could benefit from references to a broader subject this omission must be regarded as a deficiency of A/Z subject catalogue. Ex: No supervisor should be a tiresome nag, but the achievements and failings of a persons's performance deserves mention in a constructive way at timely, regular intervals. Ex: He wrote to James explaining the shortcomings of his catalog. Ex: It seems likely that it is between 80-90% complete but since there are some notable absentees the shortfall in total coverage is a significant one. Ex: The strengths and weaknesses of natural language indexing derive from this basic characteristic. Ex: A well-designed multimodal application can be used by people with a wide variety of impairments. Ex: The drawbacks of this form are its limited flexibility, and the time taken in maintenance. ---- * corregir deficiencias = correct + deficiencies. * deficiencia auditiva = hearing disorder ; hearing impairment ; hearing disability. * deficiencia cognitiva = cognitive impairment. * deficiencia mental = mental deficiency ; mental defect. * deficiencias = rough edges. * deficiencias en el aprendizaje = learning disability. * deficiencia visual = visual impairment ; visual disability. * deficiencia vitamínica = vitamin deficiency. * personas con deficiencias auditivas, las = hearing impaired, the. * personas con deficiencias mentales corregibles = educably mentally handicapped (EMH). * presentar deficiencias = fall + short. * superar una deficiencia = overcome + weakness.